Oil painting: Frances Holburne nee Ball (1719–1761), school of Sir Joshua Reynolds, c.1760

Key information

Museum number

A171

Object

Oil painting: Frances Holburne nee Ball (1719–1761), school of Sir Joshua Reynolds, c.1760

Gallery label

Mrs Francis Holburne (1719–1761)
School of Sir Joshua Reynolds (1723–1792)
Oil on canvas, c.1760

Sir William Holburne’s grandmother Frances was raised in Barbados where her father, Guy Ball, owned plantations. She was first married to Edward Lascelles and her eldest son, also named Edward, became Earl of Harewood of Harewood House, Yorkshire. Her second marriage was to Admiral Francis Holburne.

A171

On display?

Yes
image a171 mrs francis holburne pcf

Contact Us

The Holburne Museum Great Pulteney Street Bath BA2 4DB

Opening Hours

We are open daily 10am to 5pm (Sunday and Bank Holiday 11am to 5pm)
Powered by MuseumIndex+ CollectionsOnline